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West Barnstable in Barnstable County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

West Parish Church Meeting House

 
 
West Parish Church Meeting House image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Ralph Cahoon
1. West Parish Church Meeting House
Inscription.  
1717
Meeting House
of the
West Parish Church
Descendant of the
First Congregational
Church in London,
Founded in 1616

 
Erected by Town of Barnstable.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionColonial Era. A significant historical year for this entry is 1717.
 
Location. 41° 41.897′ N, 70° 23.009′ W. Marker is in West Barnstable, Massachusetts, in Barnstable County. Marker is at the intersection of Meetinghouse Way (Massachusetts Route 149) and Cedar Street, on the left when traveling north on Meetinghouse Way. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2049 Meetinghouse Way, West Barnstable MA 02668, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. West Barnstable War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Mortal Remains of Capt. John Percival (approx. 0.9 miles away); Birthplace of Major Micah Hamlin (approx. 0.9 miles away); James Otis The Patriot
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(approx. 1.1 miles away); A Grateful Nation Remembers (approx. 1.4 miles away); 1639 At This Rock Now In Fragments (approx. 2.9 miles away); Near this marker stood the second meetinghouse in Barnstable (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Barnstable.
 
Also see . . .  West Parish of Barnstable. (Submitted on January 21, 2022, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
West Parish Church of Barnstable image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Ralph Cahoon
2. West Parish Church of Barnstable
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 21, 2022. It was originally submitted on January 16, 2022, by Ralph Cahoon of Barnstable, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 101 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 16, 2022, by Ralph Cahoon of Barnstable, Massachusetts. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
 
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